Author Archives: Rob R

CAR featured in Documentary

NETV recently put together a great documentary covering various aspects of distracted driving.  CAR was featured among many others talking about our experiences and the message we are bringing to help stop this dangerous and highly preventable behavior. (click here … Continue reading

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C.A.R. Supports NE Roadway Safety Act

     Senator John Harms has introduced the Nebraska Roadway Safety Act (LB 807) which is a comprehensive safety bill that includes these provisions: 1)  The current Anti texting law says you can’t send/receive/read text messages while driving; however, this is … Continue reading

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KETV Chronicles Interview

Rob McCartny of KETV’s Newswatch 7 is the host of the Sunday morning program, Chronicle.  June 23rd the show was centering on distracted driving, seat belt use and other traffic safety concerns.  Rob Reynolds, director of the C.A.R. Alliance for … Continue reading

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Adults more likely than teens to text and drive, study says ByHayley Tsukayama, The Washington Post Many of the campaigns to stop texting and driving have been aimed at hyper-connected teens, but a new survey from AT&T shows adults are … Continue reading

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Impairment = Impairment

Distracted driving has been compared to drunk driving for the crash risk that it poses; but many will say: “How can that be? Where’s the proof?” The answer is right in front of us, and it has been for some … Continue reading

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Consider your risks

I hear it a lot. “I can use my cell phone while driving and I’m a safe driver.” The truth is. Only  about 2 percent of people are considered ‘supertaskers’ – people who are really good at being able to … Continue reading

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CAR Supports NTSB Call for Cell Ban

CAR Press Release 12-13-2011

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National Teen Driver Safety Week

National Teen Driver Safety week is a week that is supposed to bring awareness to the issue of distracted driving in our communities-  especially for new drivers who are most at risk with distractions while  driving. However, it should also … Continue reading

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       The C.A.R. Alliance is proud to be part of the collaboration with the Safety Council, Greater Omaha Chapter, as well as other community safety organizations such as “Keep Kids Alive, Drive 25“, community leaders and state and local law … Continue reading

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C.A.R. Tours Central Nebraska Schools

This spring C.A.R. came to central Nebraska to talk to students about the dangers of driving with distractions. Among the schools visited: Doniphan/Trumbull HS,  Grand Island Sr HS, Franklin Jr/Sr HS and Northwest HS in Grand Island. Many teen crashes occur … Continue reading

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